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Western Region Board of Directors

  • Brian Powell, Chair
    Vice President, Chief HR Officer

    Chapman University
    One University Drive
    Orange, CA 92866

  • Kristen Taylor, Chair-elect
    Director of Employee Relations

    Texas Christian University
    TCU Box 298200
    Fort Worth, TX 76129

  • Clarity White, Past Chair
    HR Supervisor

    University of California, Berkeley BEARS, Berkeley Regional Services
    1608 Fourth Street
    Berkeley, CA 94710

  • Theresa Elliot-Cheslek, National Board Representative (2020-23)
    Associate Vice President & CHRO

    Washington State University
    139 French Administration Building, PO Box 641014
    Pullman, WA 99164

  • Dr. Andrew Peña, At-Large Member (2019-2022)
    Executive Director, Human Resources

    El Paso Community College
    9050 Viscount Blvd
    El Paso, TX 79998

  • Sheri Jungman, Treasurer/Secretary (2021-2024)
    Talent Acquisition Manager

    University of Colorado System Office
    1800 Grant St., Suite 400
    Denver, CO 80203

  • Bill Dial, At-Large Member (2021-2024)
    Chief Human Resources Officer

    College of Southern Nevada
    6375 W Charleston Blvd
    Las Vegas, NV 89146-1139